I'm thrilled to announce a partnership between AvePoint & Critical Path Training. The following is a press release that was posted earlier this morning...
The partnership combines AvePoint's award winning governance and infrastructure management solutions with Critical Path Training's renowned SharePoint training offerings
Jersey City, NJ - July 24 2012 - AvePoint, the leader in governance and infrastructure management solutions for Microsoft SharePoint, today announced a partnership with Critical Path Training, the leading provider of education services for SharePoint products and technologies based in Jacksonville, FL. AvePoint and Critical Path Training will offer customers instructor-led SharePoint training classes in first class training facilities across the United States, private onsite engagements, and online versions of popular SharePoint training classes.
"A partnership between AvePoint and Critical Path Training makes complete sense, as it offers the best of both worlds in terms of industry-leading software solutions and training." said Andrew Connell, Co-Founder of Critical Path Training and SharePoint MVP. "As organizations continue to adopt and mature their use of the platform, AvePoint and Critical Path Training's combined efforts will provide them with the tools and education required to make SharePoint truly flourish for the business."
AvePoint's award winning DocAve Software Platform and its global, live 24/7 support helps more than 10,000 organizations in 63 countries realize SharePoint success. With robust protection, management, optimization, integration, reporting, and migration capabilities for SharePoint, DocAve is the enterprise-class management platform for SharePoint governance. Established in 2009 by Mr. Connell and fellow SharePoint MVP Ted Pattison as a joint venture to combine more than a decade of SharePoint experience, Critical Path Training offers the industry's most in-depth SharePoint training taught by some of the best-known SharePoint experts. Critical Path Training's mission is to provide students with an objective viewpoint and key insights about the architecture as well as best practices and essential coding techniques.
"Since SharePoint's inception in 2001, AvePoint has worked closely with customers around the globe to implement solutions that ensure SharePoint environments are optimized and maximum value is derived from the platform." said Dr. Tianyi (TJ) Jiang, AvePoint Co-Founder and Co-CEO. "Now, the powerful combination of DocAve's capabilities and a staff well educated by Critical Path Training will enable even more organizations to harness SharePoint's full potential, enhance productivity, and effectively meet business goals while simultaneously complying with organizational governance policies."
At 3:30pm Eastern Standard Time (EST) on Tuesday, July 24 at SPTechCon Boston 2012 Booth 401, AvePoint will present a special question and answer session between Mr. Connell and AvePoint Enterprise Trainer and Evangelist Randy Williams. Moderated by AvePoint Vice President of Product Marketing Mary Leigh Mackie, Mr. Connell and Mr. Williams will share expertise with attendees and discuss Microsoft's recently-announced SharePoint 2013 Preview.